Neem Karoli Baba Ashram in Rishikesh

Neem Karoli Baba Ashram in Rishikesh has situated 6 km away from the Ramjhula Bridge, on the National Highway 58 Haridwar-Rishikesh at Hanuman Chowk, and if you calculate the distance from the Rishikesh Market, it would approx 4 km, and approx  30 km distance from Jolly Grant Airport.  ” Maharajji loves this Ashram”

  • The  Ashram was founded by Baba Neem Karoli Maharaj himself in the year 1970 & The Ashram covers an area of about 5 acres at  Virbhadra Rishikesh, Uttarakhand
  • Maharajji used to love to  chant the Sri Hanuman Chalisa at Bajrang Temple  ” Sita Ram Sita Ram Sita Ram Kahiye”
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Neem karoli baba ashram rishikesh
Neem Karoli Baba Ashram Rishikesh

The Ashram Feature

  • There are 4 temples, and the most important temple is dedicated to Lord Hanuman and the statue installation ceremony ( Lord Hanuman ) was held by Baba Neem Karoli Ji Maharaj on 10 July 1984.
  • In the main temple, there is a big statue of God Hanuman, soaring about 42 ft. from the roadside level.
  • Two other small rooms are dedicated to his mother Siddi Maa and her wife Jivanti Maa and on the very right corner of the premises of the Ashram, there is a temple, dedicated to Baba Neem Karoli Ji Maharaj.
  • Apart from temples and statues, there is also a primary school which is a part of the temple but runs by the state government of Uttarakhand.
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Neem karoli baba ashram rishikesh
Neem Karoli baba Ashram Rishikesh

How To Reach

  • By Road-  It is on the NH 58 if you travel from Rishikesh, just take the NH 58, drive towards Haridwar from Rishikesh, after 6 km motor drive from Rishikesh,  at Hanuman Chowk, on the right, threr is  Ashram.
  • By Air-  from Jolly Grant Airport,  the Ashram is about 30 km.
  • By Rail –  Get off at Yog Nagari Railway Station at Rishikesh, take an Auto or the private cab to drop off at Hanuman Chowk near Vibhadra IDPL.
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Namaste! I am Om. I am a licensed Tourist Guide ( Approved by Ministry of Tourism, Government of India), I’m originally from Varanasi. Now, I am living in Rishikesh. I set up this blog to share my tips and experiences for traveling to inspire and help you to travel more. Hari Om

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